excavator operator - Calgary (AB) - Job posting

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Excavator Operator Verified This job posting has been provided directly by the employer through Job Bank’s employer job posting system.

Posted on January 22, 2020 by Employer details Alex Excavating Ltd.

Job details

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Salary$$27 to $35HOUR hourly for 30 to 50 hours per week
  • Terms of employment Permanent
    Full time
  • Day, Evening, Night, Weekend, Overtime, Morning
  • Start date As soon as possible
  • Vacancies 3 Vacancies
  • Verified
  • Source Job Bank #1397481

Job requirements




No degree, certificate or diploma

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate; First Aid Certificate; CPR Certificate; Construction Safety Training Systems (CSTS) Certificate; Ground Disturbance - Level 1 program; Ground Disturbance - Level II program


Experience an asset

Specific Skills
Secure special attachments to equipment; Perform minor repairs to equipment; Operate two-way radios and other communication equipment; Operate heavy equipment; Operate hydraulic pumping systems; Operate computer controlled equipment; Conduct pre-operational checks on equipment; Clean and lubricate equipment and refill equipment tanks; John Deere controls
Area of Work Experience
Trenching; Sub-grade excavating; Stripping; Sloping and banking; Rough grading; Material handling; Land clearing; Fine grading and finishing; Excavation; Demolition; Backfilling; Snow removal; Stock piling
Additional Skills
Utilize material safety data sheets (MSDS); Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications; Prepare accident reports; Calculate weight, distance, volume and length measurements; Complete onboard and other logs
Type of Heavy Equipment Operated
Loader; Compactor; Bulldozer, large or small; Backhoe excavator, loader; Bobcats; Front end loader
Type of Industry Experience
Residential construction; Industrial/commercial/institutional (ICI) construction
Own Tools/Equipment
Steel-toed safety boots; Hard hat; Safety vest
Work Site Environment
Outdoors; Hot
Transportation/Travel Information
Own transportation; Willing to travel regularly; Valid driver's licence
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Fast-paced environment; Physically demanding; Attention to detail; Overtime required
Work Location Information
Staff accommodation provided; Room and board provided; Various locations; Willing to relocate

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